Should 12-Year-Old Be Punished As An Adult?. by TChris The “get tough on crime” mentality of the last 25 years induced state legislatures to turn back the clock on hard-fought reforms in our juvenile justice system. Juvenile courts weren't tough enough, critics said, so legislatures began to… [TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime]
no. there is no evil that a 12 year old could do that qualifies them as an adult.